Family walking on the bridge near The Rockaway Hotel

Getting to The Rockaway Hotel

The Rockaway Hotel is located in the heart of Rockaway Beach on 108th Street and Rockaway Beach Boulevard. Steps away from the subway and the NYC Ferry, the hotel is easily accessible with minimal carbon footprint. The Rockaway Hotel is a short 15-minute drive from John F. Kennedy International Airport and 30 minutes from LaGuardia Airport.

Exterior view of the entrance sign of The Rockaway Hotel


Parking is available on the surrounding streets of the hotel. In addition, Valet Services are available for overnight hotel guests on select days of the week.

Self-parking is available at our parking lot located on 108th Street just off of Beach Channel Drive. Pricing for self parking is as follows: 

  • Up to 2 Hours $10
  • Up to 12 Hours $20
  • Up to 24 Hours $35

If you are a hotel guest and looking to self park in the lot, this is complimentary! Please bring your ticket to the Front Desk to be validated prior to leaving. If the ticket is not validated, payment will be required to exit the lot. 

Family walking on the bridge near The Rockaway Hotel

NYC Ferry

Connecting New Yorkers and travelers to the city's beaches, the NYC ferry provides a seamless route of transportation to the Rockaways. With the option to board in Lower Manhattan or Brooklyn Army Terminal/ Sunset Park, enjoy the ride and arrive right on 108th Street. Once you step off the ferry, continue walking down 108th Street and in less than 5 minutes, you have arrived. 

A night train at NYC Subway near The Rockaway Hotel

NYC Subway

Get the full NYC experience, avoiding traffic and tolls, are arrive via the NYC Subway. The A-Train and S-Train will take you right to Beach 105 Street Seaside Station. Once you arrive, continue walking west along Rockaway Beach Boulevard, and in just a couple of blocks, you have arrived. 


People at JFK & NYC Airport near The Rockaway Hotel


John F. Kennedy International Airport is an international airport in Queens, New York, USA. It is the primary international airport serving New York City. Less than 20 Minutes away from The Rockaway Hotel, guests do not have to worry about long car rides between landing and their vacation starting. 

The Rockaway Hotel is approximately 30 minutes from LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and 40 Minutes from Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR).